9N-ABM

455

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Non-Operational, pending rebuild

Registration History:

N302EH (1) ■ 9N-ABM



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N302EH

N302EH

N302EH

N302EH

9N-ABM

9N-ABM

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Evergreen Helicopters, McMinnville, OR

Management Jets International, Lincoln, NE

Royal Nepal Airlines, Kathmandu

Withdrawn from use & stored at Kathmandu, Nepal circa 2002

Tara Air, Kathmandu

Overhauled & repaired after long term grounding, and test flown from Kathmandu 10-May-2012;

In service 13-May-2012

Collided with electricity pole immediately after take-off from Simikot, Nepal 17-Jul-2012; repairable

Damaged in runway excursion at Simikot 28-Nov-2017; repairable

Dates

10-Apr-1975

16-Apr-1975

 

27-Jun-1975

Feb-1977

 

03-Jan-2012

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Not Del

Delivered

Sold

 

Leased

 

 

Aircraft was recovered from the accident site at Simikot during Sep-2018, moved to Nepalgunj, and then via container to Canada for rebuild. The recovery was a joint effort between Regent Aircraft and Aviation Management Repairs.

Kurt Roth Photo © Kathmandu Dec-1993

Kurt Roth Photo © Kathmandu Dec-1993


Photographer Unknown © Kathmandu

Photographer Unknown © Kathmandu


Raj Kumar Photo © Simikot 27-Nov-2017

Raj Kumar Photo © Simikot 27-Nov-2017


Raj Kumar Photo © Simikot 27-Nov-2017

Raj Kumar Photo © Simikot 27-Nov-2017


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